There are more than 1000 snow leopards in the source area of Sanjiang. In recent years, the snow leopard population in the source area of Sanjiang has been stable and restored. The researchers collected and analyzed the data of the local snow leopard monitoring points. At the same time, it was found that the population of snow leopard in the whole Sanjiang source area had more than 1000. As a rare species, there are only 3000 to 7000 snow leopards worldwide.